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Frequently Asked Questions


 
  • What is an appropriate CPE subject matter?

    Continuing pharmacy education programs shall address topics and subject matters, which are pertinent to the contemporary practice of pharmacy. Topics and subject matters pertinent to the contemporary practice of pharmacy, as identified through an appropriate need assessment process, include, but are not limited to: the social, economic behavioral, legal, administrative and managerial aspects of pharmacy practice and health care; the properties and actions of drugs and dosage forms; the etiology, characteristics, therapeutics and prevention of disease states; the pharmaceutical monitoring and management of patient therapy; and other information unique to specialized types of the practice of pharmacy. 

  • How are CPE hours credited?

    CPE credits (CEUs) are awarded on an hour-for-hour basis and are designated as 1/10 credit per 1 contact hour. However, this does not include breaks, social activities, etc.